The Blog - What’s happening in wind

Posted 05/06/2017
Author Richard Heap

In London, as in Paris, the show must go on

In November 2015, the WindEurope annual conference took place in Paris three days after terrorists killed 130 people in the city, including 89 at the Bataclan theatre. We wrote at the time that it...

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Posted 31/01/2017
Author admin

Europe needs commitment to wind

Last year was a record-breaker in terms of offshore wind investment. This shows that Europe has great potential to remain the global leader in this part of the wind sector. 

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Posted 27/01/2017
Author admin

Offshore wind needs long-term plans in Europe

Last year was a record-breaker in terms of offshore wind investment. This shows that Europe has great potential to remain the global leader in this part of the wind sector.

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Posted 14/12/2016
Author admin

Profit-conscious Shell dives in to offshore

 

Last month Shell chief executive Ben van Beurden told the Energy for Tomorrow conference in Paris that he did not see enough profitability in the renewables industry. We covered this in a Wind...

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Posted 07/12/2016
Author admin

A day at sea: the energy behind the energy

In offshore wind, few things are constant.  However, one thing that is, is that everyone in the industry always – without fail - has an opinion on how the market is shaping up. 

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Posted 17/11/2016
Author admin

Strategic shift paved way for Vattenfall’s record-breaking deal

In September, Swedish state-owned utility Vattenfall won contracts to build two offshore wind farms totalling 350MW in Danish waters, at a levelised cost of energy of €64/MWh.

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Posted 08/11/2016
Author admin

Who are the 100 most influential people in wind? Find out now!

Today is the day! Yes, the US people finally get to vote in the presidential election.

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Posted 11/07/2016
Author admin

Dong hits key milestone with Dutch deal

Dong Energy’s latest offshore wind tender win marks a milestone moment for the sector. The Danish utility has agreed to break the €100/MWh barrier.

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Posted 30/03/2016
Author admin

Know Your Buyer: Five Investor Profiles For Beginners

Guest post by Kenn Righolt, chief executive at Green Dealflow

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Posted 24/02/2016
Author admin

A Breath of Fresh Air for Spanish Renewables?

Guest post by Rodrigo Berasategui, finance partner, and David Diez, regulatory partner in the Madrid office of law firm Watson Farley & Williams. They advised on the €528m financial restructuring of...

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